Mental disorder in Europe

38% of the European population suffers from mental disorder. Join the 33rd ECNP Congress Virtual and let's talk about it together!

Coronavirus news

ECNP is closely monitoring the ongoing corona crisis and adapting our programmes and events to support the global containment effort. We will bring you updates as we have them.

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For the ECNP corona file of video commentary and best practices from experts within the ECNP community, visit this page.


ECNP Workshop on Clinical Research Methods Virtual: call for applications!

This workshop aims at introducing early career clinicians (psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, etc) into research methodology and to promote a critical thinking approach to the scientific literature that is particularly relevant to clinical practice.

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Last issue of the ECNP newsletter

Many interesting topics in this month’s ECNP newsletter: a selection of highlights from the congress programme, in-depth interview with Julianne Holt-Lunstad on loneliness, discover the new ECNP Network and much more...

Read the full e-news here

ECNP Congress programme spotlight: Julianne Holt-Lunstad, USA

The second of our interview with experts in the field is with Julianne Holt-Lunstad, professor of psychology and neuroscience at Brigham Young University, USA. She will present the plenary lecture “The meta-analysis on loneliness” at September’s ECNP Congress.

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ECNP Networks and twgs

ECNP Networks foster collaboration among experts interested in specific brain-research topics. As well as the Networks themselves, ECNP has also instituted Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) as a way to stimulate new Networks activities, encourage collaboration and facilitate the Networks mission.

To discover more, click here.


About ECNP

ECNP is an independent scientific association dedicated to the science and treatment of disorders of the brain. It is the largest non-institutional supporter of applied and translational neuroscience research and education in Europe. Read more...

ECNP offers membership to established scholars in the field and all those with an active interest in applied and translational neuroscience. Corresponding membership is also open for those not resident in Europe.  To our membership pages

ECNP organises a wide range of scientific and educational activities, programmes and events across Europe, promoting the exchange of high-quality experimental and clinical research in applied and translational neuroscience and fostering young scientists and clinicians. View agenda